Last update Dec. 1, 2004

Caspofungine Acetate

Low Risk

Moderately safe. Probably compatible. Mild risk possible. Follow up recommended. Read the Comment.

It is used in the treatment of aspergilosis.

Alternatives

We do not have alternatives for Caspofungine Acetate.

Suggestions made at e-lactancia are done by APILAM team of health professionals, and are based on updated scientific publications. It is not intended to replace the relationship you have with your doctor but to compound it. The pharmaceutical industry contraindicates breastfeeding, mistakenly and without scientific reasons, in most of the drug data sheets.

Jose Maria Paricio, Founder & President of APILAM/e-Lactancia

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Thank you for helping to protect and promote breastfeeding.

José María Paricio, founder of e-lactancia.

Group

Caspofungine Acetate belongs to this group or family:

Tradenames

Main tradenames from several countries containing Caspofungine Acetate in its composition:

Pharmacokinetics

Variable Value Unit
Oral Bioavail. Baja - Low %
Molecular weight 1213 daltons
Protein Binding 97 %
300 hours

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